Tag Archives: Airtel Digital TV

Airtel Digital TV launches 4K channel

Airtel Digital TV has launched a 4K-Ultra HD (UHD) channel. The direct-to-home TV service provider rolled-out the channel with a special 4K screening of Salman Khan-starrer, Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The 4K channel is available free-of-cost for Samsung Smart Direct TV users. Airtel Digital Tv will be beaming special content for the channel such as Overhalin (from [...]

Airtel Digital TV, NetworkPlay ink deal for ad inventory monetisation

Airtel Digital TV, the direct-to-home TV service provider, has picked NetworkPlay, an SVG Media company for managing its digital ad inventory. The partnership is expected to help the company explore ways to monetise its services as several brands are using DTH platforms to reach out to potential customers. With the increasing penetration of HD technology, [...]

Airtel Digital TV Q1-2016 revenue at INR6.84 billion

Bharti Airtels DTH arm, Airtel digital TV, has reported net revenue at INR6.85 billion for the quarter that ended June, 2015 (1Q 16). The companys revenues stood at INR6.35 in the previous quarter. Airtel Digital TVs operating profit (EBIDTA) in the current quarter registered a 67% growth at INR2.4 billion compared to INR1.43 billion in [...]

Airtel Digital TV unveils locally manufactured STBs

Airtel Digital TV has launched domestically manufactured set-top-box to expand its presence in the Indian television market. The company has partnered will be procuring set-top boxes (STBs) from Hero Group-owned manufacturer Mybox Technologies. The Bharti Enterprises Direct-to-Home wing has said that it is supporting the government Make in India initiative. The company added that it will [...]

Airtel Digital TV revenue up by 19%y-o-y in FY 2015

Airtel Digital TV revenue has increased by 19% year-on-year from INR20.7 billion in FY 2014 to INR24.7 billion in FY 2015. It has a subscriber base of 10.07 million as on March 2015. Airtel Digital TV has added over 1,061,000 subscribers in the fiscal year 2015. But net additions during the fourth quarter FY 2015 [...]

Airtel Digital TV plans to add 23 HD channels in 2015

Airtel Digital TV has planned to add nearly 23 channels in high definition format by this year. The company has planned to increase its HD channels from 27 to 50 HD, reported the Hindu Business Line. It will also add 12 other channels to its channel line-up shortly. The multi-system operator has intended to procure indigenous set-top-boxes at [...]

Airtel Digital TV revenue increases by 15.8% in Q3 FY 2014

Airtel Digital TV has recorded a revenue of INR6.2 billion in the third quarter FY 2015, as compared to INR5.3 billion in the third quarter FY 2014, up by 15.8% year-on-year. Its EBITDA stood at INR1.7 billion in this quarter with a growth rate of 76% year-on-year. Airtel Digital TV has added 270,000 subscribers during [...]

Airtel Digital TV adds TV5Monde Asia

Airtel Digital TV, Mumbai-based multi-system operator and Catvision, Noida based satellite television channel distributor, have signed a distribution agreement. Airtel Digital TV has added TV5Monde Asia, France based channel, to its channel bouquet. Airtel has added the channel to its ultra, mega, south ultra and south mega package users at no additional charges; while the [...]

Airtel Digital TV launches application for TV

Airtel Digital TV has introduced an exclusive application for television. The TV application is a replica of the My Airtel mobile application’. The application helps users with an Airtel Digital TV high definition set-top-box to access Airtel Digital TV account details real-time on television sets. To access it, users have to connect the STB to [...]

Airtel Digital TV adds Investigation Discovery

Airtel Digital TV has inked a deal with Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific to add Investigation Discovery channel to its channel bouquet. The channel broadcasts true stories of human nature, in-depth specials and one-offs on crime and investigation. ID has captured the imagination of the Indian viewer with its refreshing and differentiated programmes. We have prepared plans to [...]